Beatles or Stones?

Team Phelps or Team Lochte? A cheeky Olympic analogy… 

On one stage, the one who did it all. The incomparable, the untouchable, the one who changed the game and created a mania. On the other, the rock star who dares to do as much. A swaggering challenger with talent and ambition that compares.

Does this sound familiar? A bit like the two greatest British rock bands in history? (Scratch the ‘Brit’ and the ‘rock’ part, the two greatest bands in history…) Turns out the two greatest swimmers in history have quite a bit in common with that eternal contrast between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones.

Phelps, of course, is the Beatles. Lochte, the Stones. Who do you like? It says a lot about you. And a lot about these two swimmers…

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